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- Wainger, Lisa A.; Helcoski, Ryan; Farge, Kevin W.; Espinola, Brandy A.; Green, Gary T.
- Ecological economics 2018 v.154 pp. 107-116
- attitudes and opinions; ecosystem services; gender; habitats; humans; immigration; income; nationalities and ethnic groups; politics; surveys; wilderness
- ... Ecosystem service analysis aims to expand the accounting of human values for nature, yet frequently ignores or obfuscates a category of human values with potentially large magnitude, namely nonuse or passive use values. These values represent the satisfaction derived from the protection or restoration of species, habitats and wilderness areas, even if people never use them in any tangible way. The ...
- Martin-Ortega, Julia; Waylen, Kerry A.
- Ecological economics 2018 v.154 pp. 218-237
- ecosystem services; nongovernmental organizations; professionals; risk; surveys; United Kingdom
- ... Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES) are becoming increasingly widespread as they are being promoted by government and non-governmental organisations across the globe. Alongside this, an academic debate has unfolded regarding how PES ought to be conceptualized and defined. Using the first survey of environmental professionals on this topic, we explore their position in this conceptual debate in t ...